Currently hiring multiple positions as Direct Support Professionals assisting adults with intellectual disabilities (weekend work required). The positions are primarily at our West Seattle facility where up to 8 adults with intellectual disabilities reside in a group home setting. IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING COVID VACCINATIONS : All staff must be either fully vaccinated at the time of hire, already in the process of becoming fully vaccinated or willing to get the first vaccination on the date of hire. Duties for which you would be responsible include the following: facilitating integration of the residents into the community, assisting the residents to be as independent as possible, cleaning, cooking, instruction, documentation, transportation of residents, assisting with medication, providing first aid when needed, assisting adults with personal hygiene (including bathing, dressing, lavatory needs for BOTH genders), providing supportive listening, assisting residents through behavioral challenges and implementing alternate behavioral strategies.
A valid HCA (Home Care Aide) or NA-C (Nursing Assistant- Certified) credential are required within 150 days of hire. We can certainly assist you in getting the certification; however, preference will be given to those who already have the required credentials. Any necessary training is PAID. Absolutely necessary are the following prerequisites: Ability to read/write/speak in English (the language of the residents) Basic computer skills as much of the documentation will be done online Ability to attend mandatory training sessions as needed Must pass fingerprint-based criminal background check WA state Driver License (or ability to get one within 30 days of hire) and good driving record.
$19.00/hr to start; weekend supervisor position starting at $20.00/hr
Tuition reimbursement is available upon hiring. Apply to get more for more information.
Friday-Monday 6am-4pm OR Friday-Monday Noon-10pm OR Thursday-Monday 2p-10p